Psychological Science Agenda

A publication of the Science Directorate
April 2006 |Vol. 20, No. 4

SCIENCE BRIEFS

Rethinking Racial Stereotyping, Prejudice, and Discrimination

By Keith B. Maddox, PhD

Racial stereotyping, prejudice, and discrimination reflect the human tendencies to conceptualize and value certain configurations of phenotypic features differently, and act on these thoughts and feelings in our interactions with members of racial categories.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR'S COLUMN

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